Tag Archives: opinion

Letter to the editor: Revisit of Beacon Falls town budget – Services in jeopardy

Last weeks defeat of the town budget in Beacon Falls was for many a disappointment. Many residents suggested eliminating the garbage services to bring the budget down. All of the…

Letter to the editor: Preserving names, preserves legacy

I am a graduate of St. Francis School in Naugatuck. My two daughters are alumni. My mother and grandmother are graduates. Four generations of my family went there. I am…

Sweet memories

I may not be a Naugatuck native, but I know what it’s like to grow up in a chocolate town. I come from “the sweetest place on earth,” Hershey, Pa….

Letter to the editor: Wind turbines – the other side?

Since last November when those who are against the building of two wind turbines in the south end of Prospect stood in front of the Prospect Town Hall and asked…

Letter to the editor: Let taxpayers decide what to do with Lewis house

The so called Lewis house on Wolf Avenue still breeds controversy and it really should because it’s a damn controversial problem. I feel because it is so controversial the townspeople…

Letter to the editor: Don’t raze Wolfe Avenue property until new plan is in place

Dear Sue Cable, Mike Krenesky, and Dominick Sorrentino I understand the property on Wolfe Avenue that was purchased by the town for public use a few years ago is under…

Letter to the editor: Wind turbines safe, clean energy

As a taxpayer, ratepayer, and lifelong resident of the Town of Prospect, I am in favor of Wind Prospect.  The wind turbine project includes siting two GE 1.6 mega-watt turbines…

Letter to the editor: Opinion poll is biased

Dear Editor, Regarding your Citizens’ News on-line “Quality of Life” Poll on the Wind Turbine Proposal, wouldn’t it be a more clear question if worded: “Do you support the BNE Energy…

Letter to the editor: American Citizenship Is Rendered Irrelevant, Worthless And A Handicap

A Connecticut women gives an impassioned speech, proudly declaring that she is “undocumented.” She goes on to say that she suddenly realized that her “legal status or social security number…

Some things never change

Damn, it feels good to beat Manny. Ramirez’s return to Beantown marked last weekend’s Red Sox-Dodgers series, and it meant different things to different fans — a fact made clear…